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replace the tools and supplies. >>> today at&t park will be transformed into a science wonder land for the bay area science festival. people will explore interactive wonders of science and technology. it will feature a robot zoo, experiments and other activities for people of all ages. runs from 11:00 to 4:00 and it is free. ahead on the abc7 saturday morning news, an east bay city installing cameras everywhere to keep track of everyone going in and coming out. and a live look outside right now from our hd roof cam. you can see the bay bridge there in the background and the bay lights still on this morning. we get them for a few extra hours until 7:30. that's nice. you look at the ferry building in thefer ground, it's municipal railway heritage weekend. they will run vintage motor and trolley bus this is morning. hop on. something fun this morning. lisa will be along shortly about behaves like the surface of your skin. now watch what soap does to it. ♪ soap strips your skin. dove is different. with 1/4 moisturizing cream, dove doesn't strip your skin like soap. discover nexxus hy
were a christian science and you led a corporation -- if you were christian scientist and you led a corporation, you could insist that your employees get health coverage that covers nothing? >> yeah. i mean, i think it's quite clear that the slippery slope that says that if the corporations owners, assuming that there's all of the owners are in perfect religious alignment themselves but if their religious views can sort of be imported on to this corporation and then ripple down to effect decisions about everyone who works for the corporation regardless of their religious conscience preferences, then, yeah, i think the slippery slope goes exactly the way that you pause it. and one of the things that's so strange about the janice rogers brown opinion that comes out of d.c. today is that it's almost just a given to her that corporations can have -- can be effectively people under the religious freedom act that is being invoked here. so it's almost as though, well, if they had speech rights, i guess they can have a religious conscience too. and we can talk about it like it's wacky, bu
to hit the pentagon and the domestic programs. >>> today at&t park will be transformed into a science wonderland. more than 30,000 people are expected to flood the field to explore interactive wonders of science and technology. the event will feature a robot zoo, experiments and other activities from people of all ages. it runs from 11:00 until 4:00 and it is free. >>> still ahead on the abc7 saturday morning news, an east bay city installing cameras everywhere to keep track of everyone oing in and out. and taking a live look from so tro tower -- from s to ro tower on this soggy morning, a tiny bit of the san francisco sky lean you can see there. lisa argen will have your to those who've been waiting for health insurance... welcome to covered california. the place to find quality, affordable coverage, and nobody can be denied because of a pre-existing condition. enroll today at security, butalk to the leader. tyco integrated security. we'll create a solution customized just for you. and you can manage it all right from the palm of your hand. 8:40 on the west coast. you
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the ravages of mother nature. the cost of climate inaction is severe. climate change is an issue of science, it's certainly an issue of public health, and most definitely it's an issue of economics. economic vitality. earlier, the sustainable energy and environmental coalition, which is a number a growing number, 56 to be exact, of democrats in the house, looking to bring about significant policy reforms that speak to the environmental and energy needs of this nation began to provide a laser sharp focus on the cost of climate change to our economy. in 2011 and 2012, there were some 25 extreme weather events that caused at least $1 billion each or more in damages. total estimated damages were approaching $200 billion and cost to taxpayers, $136 billion. the cost to individual taxpayers $1 billion. talled so we know that there is a tremendous impact here that has en realized by the lack of a focus on to climate change and global warming. as we continue to look at recovery, even from irene and in the upstate new york area as we look at the impact of damage that came with superstorm sandy, as w
science prevent concussions? >> i did my job and just had to sacrifice my brain to do it. >> al jazeera america is a straight-forward news channel. >> its the most exciting thing to happen to american journalism in decades. >> we believe in digging deep. >> its unbiased, fact-based, in-depth journalism. >> you give them the facts, dispense with the fluff and get straight to the point. >> i'm on the ground every day finding stories that matter to you. >> in new orleans... >> seattle bureau... >> washington... >> detroit... >> chicago... >> nashville... >> los angeles... >> san francisco... >> al jazeera america, take a new look at news. >> a senator under investigation and only al jazeera america is there. uncovering the corruption opening the files... >> are you going to resign if your're indicted? >> breaking the story real reporting, this is what we do... al jazeera america >> imagine spending 18 years of your life leavin life believingw your family trait. you are a adopted member of a loving family. it's okay to be curious and find your biological parent. when that journey started fo
no player can see. >> so the system is showing real-time impact. >> can science prevent concussions? >> i did my job and just had to sacrifice my brain to do it. >> a senator under investigation and only al jazeera america is there. uncovering the corruption opening the files... >> are you going to resign if your're indicted? >> breaking the story real reporting, this is what we do... al jazeera america >> imagine spending 18 years of your life leavin life believingw your family trait. you are a adopted member of a loving family. it's okay to be curious and find your biological parent. when that journey started for steve, he found quickly he had been kept in the dark of what was otherwise an open secret. here is a thing about a place like kansas things can hide in these wide open spaces. hopes, lies, secrets. the sky is like a huge lid trapping everything inside my name is steve, and i was born in kansas. i whats a i documente a adoptedy jane who raised me on this farm along with their six daughters and two sons. i grew up leaving thing believing things in my family were a certain way. bu
science and technology. let's talk about the test, diagnosing whether a foetus has downs syndrome. how big a breakthrough was that. >> this is an exciting test. instead of taking samples of something from the placenta or the fluid surrounding the foetus, which means sticking a needle - and it's invasive, this is a test you can do that takes dna that's floating around in the mother's circulation. you take a blood somp from the mother and look for dna that has originated in the foetus and analyse the dna. >> earlier tests possibly jeopardised the life of the foetus. >> it spread the rick that you'd lose the foetus >> having the paitent overturned - what does it mean? >> four companies are vying for the diagnostic test, two in the united states and a couple in china. >> all for will stay in the market. >> what does that mean for mothers? >> it means that there are alternatives for getting the test, and it's probably going to mean that over time the prices will drop fasters and there'll be competition for -- faster and there'll be competition for how quickly you can turn the test around. there
that in science class. >> looks like a razor. >> it's a clause called by kelvin's instability. >> i was going to say that. >> the instability of the cloud. and the lower layers a little slower. and the wind shear between causes that cloud. >> look how animated she gets. >> really? >> yes. >> thank you for never giving up on us. >> i think she has. >> i think she has diagnosed us with instability, actually. a long time ago. >> don't forget that one. >> yes, actually. thank you, ginger. appreciate it. >>> moving on to a pair of mysteries on the water. elaborate, strange-looking barges have been seen floating off both coasts. first, in san francisco. now, in maine. imaginations are running wild. there's speculation that a high-tech giant is behind all of this. and abc's rob nelson has spent the overnight hours doing some digging into all this. rob, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, guys. no matter how much digging is being done, political leaders, even the coast guard, isn't saying much at all. all of the tight lips fueling speculation over what google has in store. they are floating myst
control, they figured maybe just leaving it is the only other option. >> reporter: political science professor seth maskit says the movement is an example of republicans who are the minority in this state taking desperate measures. in colorado, democrats have control of the senate, house and governor's office. while supporters of the referendum know there's no practical implication from the vote, they say it's a sure way to get attention for their cause. but not everyone agrees with this strategy. >> the best strategy for dealing with political issues is through the political system. >> reporter: the d.a., ken buck, a high profile colorado republican, is among those frustrated. he plans to vote against the 51st state initiative. >> i think what we need to do is make sure that we work doubly hard to get the folks who aren't listening out of office and to make sure that our voices are heard. >> reporter: governor john hickenlooper welcomes more dialogue, saying quote, if this talk of a 51st state is about politics designed to divide us, it is destructive but if it is about sending a me
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. >> the science is just overwhelming. and they keep repeating the same things. they keep saying there have been no studies on this. there have been hundreds of studies. >> illinois is just one of the states jumping in on the g.m.o. debate. maine and connecticut have passed laws but they need neighboring states to pass laws before they go into effect. washington state will vote tomorrow on an interesting law because it doesn't depend on neighboring states. jon: mike in chicago, thank you. jenna: one red sox player wants to cherish the team's world series win forever and he's doing it by buying one of the duck boats that carried the team through the streets of boston during the parade. jake peavy confirming that the boat purchased was this one on twitter. he said it's his and he hopes it stays in his family forever. no word yet whether fenway will make duck boat parking available to him at the ball park. excellent question we should ask. jon: just buy your own duck boat. why not? a new problem emerges for obamacare. not only are millions of americans find they cannot keep their coverage. now some
. meteorological science. >> what happened this morning was a partial eclipse. >> a viewer said, yeah, i'm up for the solar eclipse. >> boy, that guy is misinformed. >> it was a partial solar eclipse along the eastern seaboard. if you had some clear skies across the northeast, there was cloud cover. can you take pictures of that easily, clayton? >> if you have the proper camera because if you look through that you'll burn your eyeball. >> exactly. if you have the proper camera and took some pictures, send them to us so we can share them to you. down across the southeast would have been your best time to see that. very clear skies across the coast and the northeast, still some cloud cover, scattered showers and rain as well. not as good a shot of this across the east coast. by the time the sunrises any farther inland the eclipse is over with. out across the west, we have some rain showers and snow that will develop across parts of the rockies. we'll watch for some increased shower activity across parts of the southern plains by the time we get towards tomorrow. temperature wise it will get muc
stations. you know, from a young age. i definitely want to major in political science. become the mayor or something. make the situation better for other people. my name is justin, and i am your dividend. >> this morning we open the "world news now" vault to a day millions will never forget. >> it was on this day last year that superstorm sandy hit the east coast wiping out homes, businesses, crippling parts of the region and claiming hundreds of lives. >> surviving hurricane sandy. 50 million people are in the path of this superstorm. forecasters are warning of life-threatening flooding. >> this morning, hurricane sandy is our only story as that monster storm churns into a worst-case scenario. >> 50 million people are in harm's way. many have been heeding the warning. scrambling to get ready. boarding up their houses. buying whatever supplies they can find and fleeing their homes if they have to. >> a lot of coastal communities up and down the coast. people are told to get out. hopefully most folks have heeded those warnings. we are getting to a point where it will be too late to turn
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a pleasure. but it also reminds me, i think, in some regard why economics is a bit of a dismal science. i would like to -- >> -- and i hope we have more time to explore the issue again over the next weeks and months to come. thank you very much, sir. thanks to eugene fama. >>> coming up, what the heck is google doing on a barge in the san francisco bay? no one's really sure, so we sent our own josh lipton to san francisco to find out. josh? >> yeah, we are here in san francisco bay trying to answer a big mystery. what in the world is this huge hulking floating structure? silicon valley is buzzing with speculation. we're going to try to get to the bottom of it when "squawk on the street" returns. ♪ ♪ here we are, me and you ♪ on the road ♪ and we know that it goes on and on ♪ [ female announcer ] you're the boss of your life. in charge of making memories and keeping promises. ask your financial professional how lincoln financial can help you take charge of your future. ♪ ♪ oh, oh, all the way ♪ oh, oh ♪ oh, oh, all the way maestro of project management. baron of the build
probably heard that practicing medicine is a -- it's an art, really, not a science. and when doctors are trying to even diagnose things, sometimes it's the -- you know, they prescribe a few things and then they realize what you had after something finally worked. i don't see how it can be pay performance like a job and a normal business where, you know, hey, if you do well, you get paid. if you don't -- how could you design a system, really, that's totally dependent on favorable outcomes? it seems like a difficult thing to do in practice. >>el with, i think it is difficult. but our current payment system doesn't begin to look at the complexity of care or the range of outcomes. there's nothing in there to really motivate and stimulate moving towards a more efficient system. in nearly 30 years of practice as a neurologist, seeing patients with complex care, probably 30% of the patients say were misdiagnosed and had the wrong tests done and some were treated inappropriately and that causes a lot of waste. >> do you get your money back from the doctor if that happens or the guy loses his
science fiction, but you've done many others. when you position with regard to star wars, do you think of your time with that film differently today than maybe what it was like when you were kind of in the throes of it? does it mean different to you today? >> what it has always meant to me was a fantastic opportunity. the success of that film really gave me opportunities i would never have had. and i'm forever grateful for that. and so i look back on it with great fondness. while it was going on, we shot in england and the english crew were walking around going -- >> really? >> oh, yeah, i'm walking away with a guy in a dog suit 7 feet tall. alec in his bath robe, carrie fisher with bagels on her head. >> that's how i dressed up for halloween. >> good. but you look at the story and you say what is this. and you say, aah will, i get it it's a fairy tale. and so that gave me a certain sense of what my job was, because there was the beautiful princess, the sage old warrior and then there was the smart ass. and that was my job. >> we wish you good luck with this. enders game is the end of
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